Tag Archives: E-tailing

Global Shipping

For a long time, E-commerce has focused on shipments from within the country where the purchases are made — due to the high shipping costs and the related paperwork. But, recently, this has been changing substantially, as more E-consumers are … Continue reading

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E-Tailing in China: A McKinsey Video

E-tailing is becoming much more popular in China.  Take a look at this video clip from McKinsey & Company.    

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New eMarketer Retail Roundup Report

eMarketer recently published a new report on the status and future of E-tailing. As it notes in the introduction to the report:  “U.S. retail E-commerce sales are expected to continue growing robustly in coming years, reaching $262.3 billion in 2013. … Continue reading

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